August Georg William Hueners (1901 - 1973)

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August Georg William Hueners
1901 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
August Georg William Hueners, father to 2 children, was born on March 28, 1901 in Lower Saxony Germany. He was born to Heinrich Juergen Wilhelm Hueners and Maria Christina Margaretha Heiniking, with siblings Heinrich, Frieda, Anna, and Maria. He married Margarete Deusser, and they gave birth to William Otto Hueners and Estella Marie Louise Hueners. August Georg died on September 14, 1973 at the hospital, Rogers, Arkansas USA at age 72. We know that August Georg William Hueners had been residing in Pea Ridge, Benton County, Arkansas 72751.

Born August Georg Wilhelm Hueners, near Soltau Germany, he, like most Germans with more than one middle name, went by what he preferred to be called, Wilhelm A. Hueners. His nickname was Willie. In the U.S., he went by William A., but his co-workers called him Bill.

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August Georg Hueners was born on in Schneverdingen County, Lower Saxony Germany


August Georg Hueners died on at the hospital, in Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas USA

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Massive stroke

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at Bear Lake Lutheran Cemetery, in Freeborn County, Minnesota USA



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Pea Ridge, Benton County, Arkansas 72751


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August Georg William Hueners & Margarete (Deusser) Hueners

August Georg William Hueners


Margarete (Deusser) Hueners
Mar 10, 1905 - Oct 17, 1990


William Otto Hueners
Apr 17, 1927 - February 1998
Marshfield, WI
Estella Marie Louise Hueners
Sep 27, 1928 - May 19, 2012


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August Georg William Hueners, father to 2 children, passed away on September 14, 1973 at the hospital, Rogers, Arkansas USA at 72 years old. He was buried in Bear Lake Lutheran Cemetery, Minnesota USA. He was born on March 28, 1901 in Lower Saxony Germany. He was born to Heinrich Juergen Wilhelm Hueners and Maria Christina Margaretha Heiniking, with siblings Heinrich, Frieda, Anna, and Maria. August Georg married Margarete Deusser, and they gave birth to William Otto Hueners and Estella Marie Louise Hueners. We know that August Georg William Hueners had been residing in Pea Ridge, Benton County, Arkansas 72751.
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1901 - 1973 World Events

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In 1901, in the year that August Georg William Hueners was born, Teddy Roosevelt became the 26th President of the United States. TR, as he was known, had been Vice-President for 6 months when President William McKinley was assassinated. At age 42, he became the youngest President to serve although John Kennedy, at age 43, was the youngest President elected. He was a popular progressive and was elected to a second term in 1904 as a Republican, winning 56.4% of the popular vote and 336 electoral votes.

In 1910, at the age of merely 9 years old, August Georg was alive when the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

In 1926, he was 25 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1938, by the time he was 37 years old, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1973, in the year of August Georg William Hueners's passing, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

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George W Hueners
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Marie A Hueners
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Albert E Hueners
Jun 23, 1913 - Apr 14, 2003
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Billie Ann Hueners
Aug 3, 1930 - Dec 30, 2010
Susanne A Hueners
May 1, 1940 - Aug 28, 2001
John Hueners
Jan 30, 1882 - July 1967
Jacksonville, Oregon
Gary W Hueners
Apr 18, 1938 - May 22, 2004
Sacramento, CA
Mae J Hueners
May 16, 1925 - Jun 1, 2000
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Carl F Hueners
Dec 3, 1928 - Dec 20, 2006
Portland, OR
Ernest A Hueners
Feb 21, 1909 - Mar 27, 1995
Medford, OR
Howard J Hueners
Jun 3, 1920 - Jun 25, 1997
Houston, TX
Arthur C Hueners
Jun 16, 1916 - Apr 6, 1991
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Carl Hueners
Jul 6, 1891 - April 1965
Russell L. Hueners
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Anna K. (Wahlbom) Hueners
Born: around 1958

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